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Pingu helps researchers in a new study

Are there differences in how Swedes and Italians gesture? Two researchers at Lund University wanted to get empirical facts on the subject. They started a research project on gestures and multi-modal communication at the Center for Languages and ...
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Students make their way home from COP23

The 23rd annual United Nations Climate Conference (COP23) has come to a close. An encouraging spirit is left for next year’s conference as participants worked hard to produce the rulebook for the Paris Agreement, and forward the Fijian ...
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Academic (un)freedom – challenge of today

Academic freedom is one of the rights clustered into the bigger concept freedom of expression. It includes the possibilities of open and autonomous research and discussion about issues without any interference from political institutions. Nowadays, academic freedom has ...
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International students and the job hunting in Lund

One of the main challenges for international students in Lund is the search for a job or an internship which can help them being more financially independent or practice the skills acquired during their studies. Students in Lund ...
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Students head to Bonn to make their voices heard

A group of students from Lund University representing PUSH Sweden (Platformen där Unga Samarbetar för Hållbarhet), a youth NGO that provides a platform for young adults to work collectively towards a more sustainable future, visit Bonn to do ...
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Students are doubtful about North Korean Attack

North Korea’s continued threats have instilled fear in the global community. Students from Lund University currently in South Korea, however, testify to a different reality than the one pushed forward by Western media. By: Oliver Hugemark Translated by: ...
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A climate change lesson from your stay in Lund

Reducing one’s carbon footprint while in Lund is very possible, however, it is a lifestyle that may be difficult to maintain back home if you come from a place that puts less priority on environmental issues. In a ...
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Reflections from an Arctic expedition

A former Lund student recounts her experience on a ship-based expedition along the Canadian High Arctic and Western Greenland.  ...
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Lund University discusses future sustainability

Yesterday, Lund University held an event for future sustainability in education to consider the university’s past efforts and future solutions towards a more sustainable education.  ...
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The Quest for Equal Terms

The university is obligated to, as far as possible, offer equal terms to all students. Accessibility for students with disabilities has increased. But simultaneously those responsible are wrestling with opposing needs, and it is criticized, that work often ...
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